Every state has them and Louisiana is no exception.  You're probably guilty of violating some of them.  You could even have to pay a fine or go to jail if you're caught.  We're talking about dumb laws.  Here are just 5 of them:




  • 1

    There is a specific punishment for stealing crawfish from a crawfish farm.

    If you filch $500 or more of crawfish from your neighbor's farm, you could get 10 years in prison, possibly at hard labor, a $2000 fine, or both.

  • 2

    The intent to deprive someone of an alligator is illegal.

    If you take your neighbor's alligator, its skin, or any part of the alligator without his consent, you can get up to 10 years in prison, a $3000 fine, or both.

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  • 3

    It is illegal to send a pizza delivery to someone without their knowledge.

    Violation of this statue could get you a fine of $500, six months in prison, or both.

  • 4

    It's illegal to urinate in a city's water supply.

    Even if you don't know this law, and didn't mean to harm anyone, peeing in the drink could land you in the clink for 5 years, or get you a $500 fine, or both.

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  • 5

    You cannot make fun of a contestant in a boxing match.

    This one won't land you in jail, but it could land you on your butt when you get ejected from the arena.

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